Fire Rocks – Our new Ask-a-Geologist Question

Question: Which rocks have the name that means fire? Answer: The mineral name pyrite is derived from the Greek word for fire.

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All around the country people are looking for fun things to do indoors because of this cold snap. We have a few suggestions! Check out the Dig Into Geology section of our website for puzzle, articles, and experiments to do with your children! We’d love to have you visit us today!